Thought this was an interesting segment in the Coiste na nÓg Secretary’s Report, shows that the numbers participating at very young age groups is still growing strongly. Well done to all involved.
CCC1 Go Games Programme (U8 to U12)
OurUnder 8 to Under 12 activity is a good measure of activity levels over a period of time as all games are played on a Saturday morning. While Football has seen a very favourable increase of +3.9% versus last year,Hurling has seen a +8.1% growth in 2016.So for every 100 children who play Football , 86 played Hurling in 2016 ( equivalent past ratio’s82% in 2013, 67% in 2010 , 64.5% in 2008).
The U11 & U12 Football age groups commenced on Saturday February 6th with the U8, U9 & U10s starting on Saturday February 13th.The Hurling season began for all age groups on Saturday February 20th. CCC1 has issued over 10,000 Go Games fixtures this year.
Cathaoirleach CCC1, Anne O Dea, has more information on the CCC1 season later in this report.